Organizing Committee Members

Ivy YAU Sui Yu

Open University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Yau Sui Yu, Ivy, is working as the Associate Professor of the School of Nursing and Health Studies, Open University of Hong Kong. She serves as the Editor-in Chief, Editorial Board member and Reviewer for various international journals. Her research interests including cardiovascular nursing, nursing education, physical activity and health, and patient education.

YuChun Yao

I-Shou University, Taiwan

YuChun Yao is an assistant professor in Department of Nursing, I-Shou University in Taiwan. Her specialties are nursing education, nursing leadership and management. She got her Master degree in Nursing in 2004 and Doctor degree in Education in 2011 from Spalding University, Kentucky, United States of America. She has publised more than 18 papers in reputed journals (which included SSCI journals) and international conferences (which included ICN conference).

Viroj Wiwanitkit

Surin Rajabhat University, Thailand

Professor Dr. Viroj Wiwanitkit is currently working as a medical professor and Asian Scholar. He graduated in medical doctor (M.D). (honors) and works in medical academics in many universities. At present he is appointed as a visiting University Professor, Hainan Medical University, China ; visiting professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nis, Serbia ; adjunct professor, Joseph Ayobabalola University, Nigeria and Professor, Senior Expert, Surin Rajabhat University, Thailand. He has many international publications in medical field. His research interest includes tropical medicine and public health, Laboratory medicine, clinical biochemistry, molecular biology and microbiology. At present, he is the medical scientist who has more than 1,800 article publications and he has the most number (the first world rank) of international publications as the first and the last author. He also serve as editor in chief and editorial board of about 100 international medical journals published from several countries around the world.

Hicran Cavusoglu

Hacettepe University, Turkey

Prof. Hicran Cavusoglu has received bachelor’s degree in nursing from Hacettepe University School of Nursing in 1981, MS in 1983, PhD in 1989 from Hacettepe University Institute of Health Sciences Nursing Program. She received Certificate of Education in 1981 from Hacettepe University Faculty of Education. She began her career as a staff nurse in 1981 at the Hacettepe University Children’s Hospital. She was appointed to the Assistant Professor position in 1991 and gained her Associate Professorship in 1994 and Professorship in 2002 in Pediatric Nursing. She has been working as the Head of Pediatric Nursing Department since 1998 at the Hacettepe University Faculty of Health Science Nursing Department. She was the Editor of Nursing Science Section of Türkiye Klinikleri Journal of Medical Science between 2006-2010 and she has been the Editor of Türkiye Klinikleri Journal of Nursing Science since 2009. She is the founding president of Ankara Office of Pediatric Nursing Association established in 2007 and still is the president of Ankara Office of Pediatric Nursing Association. She organized the First International Mediterranean Pediatric Nursing Congress in 2009 and the Second International Mediterranean Pediatric Nursing Congress in 2015 at Ankara.

Baljit Kaur Gill

The Open University, Hong Kong

Dr. Baljit Kaur Gill is an Associate Professor of The Open University from Hong Kong. She had obtained her Bachelor of Science (Nursing) degree from Oxford Brookes University (UK). She had obtained two Master Degrees (Master of Science, Nursing) from Oxford Brookes University (UK) and (Master in Social Science in Gerontology) from The University of Hong Kong. She had also accomplished her Doctor of Philosophy within three and a half years from The University of Hong Kong. She serves as the editorial board and reviewer for multiple international journals. She have presented and published over 50 research studies/ articles. Her Research covers Simulation education, Nursing Education, Long Term care and Gerontology.